External Legal Services
The external legal services contract provides participating agencies with access to a panel of 40 providers over 8 areas of law.
The contract improves the value for money delivered in external legal services through a reduction in the unit costs; improving the capability of participating agencies to procure legal services, and reducing the costs of engagement for both legal service provider and participating agencies through more effective and efficient approaches to market and account management.
|Cost Category||Business, Legal and Professional Services|
|Contract Type||All-of-Government (AoG)|
|Important Dates|| |
Contract commencement - 22 December 2011
First term end date - 22 December 2013
Second term end date - 22 December 2015
Third and final term end date - 22 December 2017
Renewals - Two rights of renewal of two years’ each. The CoE has exercised both rights of renewal, with extension to 22 December 2017.
|Lead Agency||MBIE - NZGP|
|Lead Agency Contactfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Supplier Contact Details||Contact the COE for more information.|
|Buyer's guide||Buyer's Guide - External Legal Services [1MB PDF]|
13 July 2016 - AoG External Legal Services – Agency Workshops